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Category: Youth

The Hollywood Mamalogues: In Your Face

Warning: This post is a little bit of a rant.
categories Arts & CultureFamily/Inter-generational NewsNeighborhoodsYouth

UC Regents Approve Steep Tuition Hikes

Administrators of the University of California approved tuition increases of as much as 5 percent over the next five years.
categories EconomyEducationWeathering the StormYouth

Chicana Artist Shares A New Type of Children’s Book

For her first entry into Spanish language children’s literature, Gonzalez, a Chicana activist and founding member of the Grammy award-winning band Quetzal, has adapted “A is for Activist,” written and illustrated by Innosanto Nagara.
categories Arts & CultureEducationPoliticsYouth

Study: Trauma Follows Children Into Adulthood, Threat to Public Health in CA

A report by the Center for Youth Wellness found that more than 60 percent of adults reported at least one adverse childhood experience.
categories Family/Inter-generational NewsHealthWeathering the StormYouth

Q&A: Closing the Health Coverage Gap for Hispanic Children

A new study out this week finds that over 11 percent of Hispanic children are uninsured, compared to 7.1 percent of all kids nationwide.
categories Family/Inter-generational NewsHealthRace/Ethnic RelationsYouth

New Spanish Children's ABC Book "A de Activista"

Written by GRAMMY-winning singer-songwriter Martha Gonzalez and Illustrated by Innosanto Nagara, it inspires social awareness.
categories Arts & CultureEducationPoliticsYouth

Bill Clinton: More Financial Education Needed for Youth

Former president speaks at world’s largest gathering on financial literacy.
categories EconomyEducationYouth

California Takes on Academic Inequities for Black, Latino Students

Students in California have filed a class-action lawsuit alleging that they’ve been deprived of equal time for education in comparison to kids at other more affluent schools.
categories EducationJusticePoliticsYouth

College and Career Convention Expects Thousands of Students

The College and Career Convention on Nov. 5 and 6 will feature colleges and universities from  California and across the U.S. providing information about college life, financial aid and career opportunities.
categories EconomyEducationFamily/Inter-generational NewsYouth

15 California School Districts Begin Serving Locally Grown Foods to Students

Last week, 15 school districts across California began serving their students school lunches made from foods grown in California and prepared freshly just for them.
categories EducationFoodHealthYouth
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